The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 25 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.46% 0.98% 2.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 33.33% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £63,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
SCOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.65% 2.94% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region.

SCOM Salary Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (33.33%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) NCIE
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (33.33%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco